ANNUAL CHRISTMAS FAIR AND SILENT AUCTION. Saturday, Dec. 1, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.; silent auction preview party on Friday, Nov. 30, 7 to 9 p.m., at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 12 Washington St., Peabody. Auction features children’s items, gift baskets, collectibles, small electronics, gift cards and more. The fair includes quilts, knits, crafts, baked goods, used books, white elephant items, general store, a handmade quilt raffle and a private vendor boutique. Kountry Kitchen will serve lunch from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Preview party includes complimentary refreshments, miniature auction and mystery balloon raffle. All proceeds benefit St. Paul’s Church and its community outreach programs.
RED BOW FAIR. Saturday, Dec. 1, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Unitarian Universalist Church of Marblehead, 28 Mugford St., Marblehead. Gift baskets, fresh greens, gifts, lunch, books, computers, kids activities, white elephant items, bake goods, raffles for lobster, quilt and dollhouse, and more. Fair will be held during the Christmas Walk. Details at 781-631-1215.
HOLIDAY BOUTIQUE. Saturday, Dec. 1, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Winthrop School, 325 Bay Road, Hamilton. Event features more than 40 local vendors selling holiday gifts, Cookie Walk, silent auction, Scholastic Book Fair, and breakfast and lunch at the Winthrop Cafe. Children’s Secret Shop features gifts $5 or less. Santa will also be on-site for visits. www.fowholidayboutique.com.
THIRTIETH ANNUAL HOLLY FAIR. Saturday, Dec. 1, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., First United Methodist Church of Hamilton, 391 Bay Road, Hamilton. 20 different vendors, Christmas greens, knitted goods, baked goods, county store, white elephant and Christmas items. Breakfast served from 8:30 to 11 a.m., followed by lunch from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Handicapped-accessible.
ANNUAL HOLIDAY BOUTIQUE. Saturday, Dec. 1, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Second Congregational Church, West Boxford Center, 173B Washington St., West Boxford. Includes holiday crafters in the church hall and Lincoln Hall and treats at Rudolph’s Luncheonette in the church hall. 978-836-7630.